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- available services
- asylum procedures
- registering children to school
- how to get an AMKA or PAAYPA so you can access health care
Visit the Refugee.Info website at https://greece.refugee.info/ and find information in English, Arabic, Farsi, Urdu, and French. Moreover, Refugee related information is posted in on the Refugee.Info Facebook page in English, Farsi, Arabic, Kurmanji, Urdu, French, Lingala, and Somali.
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Guides for Asylum-seekers & Refugees
These two Guides list service providers for asylum seekers and refugees staying in Athens and Thessaloniki respectively and are produced by Refugee.Info in partnership with UNHCR. The organizations listed in this guide offer free assistance. Services include medical care, social counselling, psychological support, care and hygiene services, legal aid, meals, shelter, material aid, education, services for people living with ΗΙV/AIDS, as well as services for people discriminated against due to their gender identity/expression and/or sexual preference.
The guides also include independent authorities where you can seek assistance in case your rights are being violated by public services, private entities, natural or legal persons.
The Athens guide can be found here in Greek – French – Turkish – Somali and here in Arabic – English – Farsi – Urdu.
The Thessaloniki guide can be found here in English – Arabic – Farsi – Urdu and here in Greek – French – Turkish – Somali.
Last update: 05/11/2021